Tag: #blackboys

Mentoring Gives Black Boys Hope For a Better Future

It’s not a phenomenon! Mentoring programs that aim to disrupt the School To Prison Pipeline for Black boys are effective. Mentoring gives Black boys hope for a better future! The Blvck Freedom Circle is a new free mentoring program. It serves Black males ages 13 – 18 who live in Metro Atlanta. The center will provide a safe space and…

Atlanta is Making History By Challenging the Status Quo

Advocacy for health education is a major concern for Atlanta residents. Recently our blog featured the impact of HIV in Atlanta communities. Many victims of this epidemic are Black boys. Atlanta is making history by challenging the status quo! Patrick Saunders and Ari Bee recently reported that State Rep. Jasmine Clark’s first order of business as a lawmaker was to…

Schools Need More Black Male Counselors

Ken Kemp gives insight to why our Black boys and schools need more Black male counselors. As a Black male counselor, I see firsthand how impactful the work that we do is. It leaves a positive, lasting impact on Black boys. Schools need more Black male counselors! Taking the time to be a part of their lives makes a huge…